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Spirit of Flight Quilt Show
April 8, 2017

Spirit of Flight
EIK
Erie, CO

Quilt art at its finest. Workshops, door prizes and special quilt unveiling, 10AM to 2PM, small entry fee for non-SOF members
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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WWI 50th Anniversary
April 8, 2017

Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum
PUE
Pueblo, CO

50th Anniversary of WWI
featuring Andy Parks and displays from the Vinetage Aero Flying Museum
10am-4pm
Info: Shawn Kirscht, Cureator 719-989-0201
Website:www.pwam.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Spring Membership Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 18, 2017

Spirit of Flight Center
EIK
Erie, CO

Spring Membership and Elections Meeting with guest speaker.
10am - noon
Followed by a lunch.
Backup date for bad weather will be the 25th.
A reminder robo call will be sent to your phone.
Info: Lance Barber, President 303-946-9901
Author:Lance Barber
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Celebrate Women's Aviation History
March 17, 2017

Granby/Grand County Airport-Emily Warner Field
GNB
Granby, CO

FREE, family-friendly Grand County Historical Association aviation museum celebrates Women's History Month & Irish-American Hall of Fame Laureate, Emily Hanrahan Warner's story from 11AM to 2PM
Info: Bill Hamilton 970-887-2101
Website:www.grandcountyhistory.org
Email:drpenny.hamilton@gmail.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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Celebrate Women's History Month
March 11, 2017

Spirit of Flight
EIK
Erie, CO

Tributes & educational displays honoring WASP and other women aviators.Special presentations. 10AM to 2PM, small museum entry fee for non-SOF members
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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CPA Flyout to Cactus Flyin AZ (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 3 thru  5, 2017

Casa Grande Municipal Airport
CGZ
Casa Grande, AZ

59th Annual Cactus Flyin,
seminar sessions including AvAr
AvAr Guest Michael McComb will be speaking on the Grand Canyon Mid Air Crash
visit www.coloradopilots.org
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:www.cactusflyin.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Restoration Days
February 11, 2017

Spirit of Flight
EIK
Erie, CO

Workshops for aircraft and car restorations. See how it is done. 10AM to 2PM. Small fee for non-SOF members
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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AvAr Expedition (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
February 3, 2017



La Junnta, CO

A B-52 crash sight will be investigated.
CAHS Field Agents, CAHS members, and aviation archaeologists must contact Brian Richardson for details.
Info: Brian Richardson, AvAr Dir. 970-405-5377
Author:Lance Barber
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Unveiling Aviation History
January 14, 2017

Spirit of Flight
EIK
Erie, CO

See the latest additions to the vast Spirit of Flight collections & celebrate AVEE's birthday-the aviation bug, FREE Starbucks. $5 fee non-members
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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VAFM Monthly Meeting
January 14, 2017

Platte Valley Airpark
18V
Hudson, CO

Vintage Aero Flying Museum
Meetings begin again in 2017
Monthly second Saturday with special guest
Info: 303-668-8044
Website:www.vafm.org
Author:Lance Barber
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CPA Flyin Planning Mtg
January 7, 2017

Mt Evans Room RMMA
JBC
Broomfield, CO

Annual planning for various 2017 flyout trips
Info: Bob Kenney
Website:www.coloradopilots.org
Author:Lance Barber
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AAACO Club Meeting
January 4, 2017

Mt Evans Room RMMA
JBC
Broomfield, CO

Club Meeting meets 7pm
first Wed evening of each month
Website:www.antiqueaircraftofco.org
Author:Lance Barber
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CPA Holiday Party
December 11, 2016

Park Hill Golf CourseDenver, CO

Annual Holiday Dinner Party
Begins 5:30, $40 per person
Info: Cindy Jewell 303-750-5645
Website:www.coloradopilots.org
Author:Lance Barber
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AAACO Club Meeting
December 7, 2016

Mt Evans Room RMMA
JBC
Broomfield, CO

Monthly Club Meeting
7pm
Website:www.antiqueaircraftofco.org
Author:Lance Barber
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9th Annual Wine & Wings Silent Auction & Fundraiser at SOF
December 2, 2016

Spirit of Flight Center, 2650 S. Main St Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Special Friday evening event 6 to 10PM, wine, food, music, silent auction, limited seating so advanced tickets are recommended, auction donations welcomed, all to benefit aviation history projects
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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Spirit of Flight Celebrates With Living Aviation History Day
November 12, 2016

Spirit of Flight Center, 2650 S. Main St Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Living history with our aviation legends, FREE Starbucks coffee from 10AM to 2PM, $5 museum entry for non-SOF members
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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Salute to Military Aviation History
November 11, 2016

Granby/Grand County Airport-Emily Warner Field
GNB
Granby, CO

Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum hosts a community open house with a salute to veterans and their families. Plenty of parking and free local museum 11am to 2PM
Info: Penny Hamilton 970-887-2101
Website:www.grandcountyhistory.org
Email:drpenny.hamilton@gmail.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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Spreading Wings Gala
November 5, 2016

Wings Museum

Denver, CO

Honoring USAF Aces.
See website for details.
Website:wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Hall of Fame Banquet (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 15, 2016

Lakewood Country Club

Lakewood, CO

47th Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony for the Antique Airplance Assoc of Colo and the 50th Anniversary Celebration of the Society.
10:30a-2:00p ... $40/person reservations, $50 at the door
Exhibits, silent auction, social hour.
Info: Dave Kempa, Banquet Chair 303-521-6761 or Lance Barber, President 303-946-9901
Email:dave@airdenver.com
Author:Lance Barber
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CPA's Platte River Historic District Flyin
October 8, 2016

Platte Valley Airpark
18V
Hudson, CO

Enjoy a day in Colorado's past. Journey into the past at the newly built and incredible Fort Lupton. Enjoy a private tour hosted by lively volunteers that bring the era to life. BBQ lunch in the Great Room. See the restored trapper's cabin, farm house & 1 room schoolhouse. Bring the whole family. Fly or drive.
Info: Bob Kinney 303-887-3328 303-288-7371
Website:www.coloradopilots.org
Author:Lance Barber
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7th Annual International Wreckchasing Symposium (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
September 24 thru  25, 2016
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Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum
PUE
Pueblo, CO

NAIAA will be hosting the 2016 7th Annual Symposium.
Visit: http://www.wreckchasing-symposium.com/
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This 2-day event will be on Friday evening for invited aviation wreckchasing and archaeology community for special briefing.
Saturday and Sunday are for all of the aviation community and the public.
Vendors and associate organizations are welcome. Contact Brian.
There will be a registration fee and event costs.
Local accommodations have been made.
Info: Brian Richardson, Event Dir. 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:www.wreckchasing-symposium.com
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
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Annual SOF OKTOBERFEST Celebration
September 10, 2016

Spirit of Flight Center
EIK
Erie, CO

Car show/fly-in, pancake breakfast, brats, beer, band & tons of fun from 9AM to noon with car set-up at 8AM, only $5 for museum tours for non-SOF members
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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CPA Drone/UAS Seminar
September 10, 2016

Legacy FBO
JBC
Broomfield, CO

CPA hosting a seminar on drones and UAS vehicles with key speaker and presentation by Copter Warehouse.
Co-host Coalition of UAS Professionals; speaker Nathan Ruff.
9am-3pm
Info: Bill Totten, CPA vice Pres (303) 364-5238
Website:www.coloradopilots.org
Author:Lance Barber
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CPA's Grand Junction Peach Harvest Flyin
September 3, 2016


GJT
Grand Jct , CO

Fly over for boxes of West Slope fruit and vegetables. Lunch at local restaurant.
Info: 970.482.7160... or ... 970.214.0076
Author:Lance Barber
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Morgan Adams Concours d’Elegance
August 27, 2016

TacAir FBO
APA
Centennial, CO

Annual auto-aircraft show and cancer fundraiser. See website for details. A 501c3 event.
Website:morganadamsconcours.org
Author:Lance Barber
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CAF Air Power Tour
August 26 thru  28, 2016

Signature FBO
APA
Centennial, CO

B-29 Fifi paid tours and flights. Also a P-51 and C-45 will be on display and rides. 9am-5pm
Website:www.airpowersquadron.org
Author:Lance Barber
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CPA Flyin to Double Eagle, NM
August 26 thru  28, 2016

Albuquerque
AEG
Broomfield , CO

Local tours. See website for details.

Website:www.coloradopilots.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Fall Membership Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 20, 2016

AEAC Hangar
APA
Centennial , CO

Charlie Johnson (2014 HOF) will host Annual fall meeting with HOF nominations and vote of approval.
50th Anniversary Celebration at Aero Electric Aviation Corp HQ, Centennial Airport.
10am-noon, lunch provided.
See the historic new all electric engine aircraft, the Sun Flyer!
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Park at the gravel area 100 feet east of Centennial Tower, members will be shuttled to AEAC/Johnson Hangar
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Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Author:Lance Barber
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CPA's Cortez Flyin
August 19 thru  21, 2016

Cortez Airport
CEZ
Cortez , CO

Fri. VISIT Cortez Aviation Heritage Society Museum, Jerry Vincent, Pres
Sat. AM-Guided tour of Ute Mountain Tribal Park, pictographs, cliff dwellings, ruins,tribal culture. PM - Wine tasting at two local vineyards.
Info: Bill Gust 719-482-6810
(date corrected)
Author:Lance Barber
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Erie Air Fair
August 13, 2016

Erie Airpark
EIK
Erie, CO

Annual fly-in, fair, vendors, food booths, music bands.
Visit CAHS, CPA and AAACO exhibits for all ages.
10am-4pm
Free parking and admission
Open to public.
Website:www.erieairfair.com
Author:Lance Barber
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Wings' Hops in the Hangar
August 13, 2016

Wings Museum

Denver, CO

See Wings website
Website:wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
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SOF Rods & Wings Show
August 6, 2016

Spirit of Flight Center, 2650 S. Main St Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Trophies for best car, motorcycle & plane, show from 9AM to noon but car set up at 8AM, pancake breakfast, museum tours $5 for non-SOF members
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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HALL OF FAME NOMINATIONS DUE (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 1, 2016

CAHS OFFICE

Denver, CO

All nominations due in our office by Aug 1. PO Box 201615 Denver, CO 80220
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Author:Lance Barber
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Summer Membership Reception (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
July 12, 2016

Launch Pad Brewery

Aurora, CO

The Launch Pad Brewery is a hosting a membership reception for the Society at 2 pm, till 9 pm
Then open to the public at 3 pm.
Located at Buckley Rd and E Kentucky Ave, 2 blks south of E Alemeda Ave
Partake of the last keg of the CAHS 50th Anniversary Titan I Orange Ale!!
Bring a guest to treat.
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:www.launchpadbrewery.com
Author:Lance Barber
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Collins Wings of Freedom Tour
July 11 thru  17, 2016

various

CO

Collins Foundation B-17 "909" Flights
Centennial/Signature - July 11-13
Colo Springs - July 13-15
Ft Collins - July 15-17
Website:www.collinsfoundation.org
Author:Lance Barber
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8th Annual Spirit of Flight Day
July 9, 2016

2650 South Main St Bldg A Spirit of Flight Center
EIK
Erie, CO

Spirit of Flight Center's fun family-friendly event from 10AM to 4PM with aircraft displays, fly-bys, car show, WWII & Veterans Tributes, vendors, food, band, beer garden, Event fee $10 Adults, $5 kids ages 4-12
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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Longmont Airshow and Expo
June 25, 2016

Vance Brand Airport
LMO
Longmont, CO

Airshow, flying, and expo. FREE.
Parking $5. Beer garden.
Mile High Wing CAF's SNB tour stop.
CPA, AAAACO, and CAHS will have table exhibits. Plz visit us.
7am-3pm
Website:www.lmoexpo.org/tips.html
Author:Lance Barber
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CAF Annual Blitz
June 18, 2016

Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum
PUE
Pueblo, CO

Exhibits, kids events, warbirds featuring Mile High Wing's SNB
...paid SNB(C-45/Beech 18) paid rides available, in advanced or day of.
AAACO will feature the B-25 Mitchell cockpit trainer for kids
Info: Jay Gates, Col. 720-255-8027
Website:www.milehighwing.org
Author:Lance Barber
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SOF Rods & Wings Lift Off
June 4, 2016

Spirit of Flight Center, 2650 S. Main St Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Car show/Fly-in, pancake breaskast (small fee), 9AM to noon, car registration 8AM, trophies for best car/motorcycle/plane. Fun event, museum entry fee for non-SOF members
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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Explore History at Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum
June 3 thru September 3, 2016

Granby/Grand County Airport-Emily Warner Field
GNB
Granby, CO

Summer opening of the Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum, family-friendly, free, every Friday & Saturday 11AM to 2PM until September 3, 2016 Except July 2 hours are 7 to 11AM
Info: Dr. Bill Hamilton 970-531-1100
Website:www.grandcountyhistory.org
Email:drwm.hamilton@gmail.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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The Warbird Auto Show
May 28, 2016

Front Range Airport
FTG
Watkins , CO

Classic aircraft and autos
8am-2pm
ADMISSION: $10 per car
Show your classic car for free
Info: (303) 800-0283
Website:www.pitrally.com/warbirdautoshow
Author:Lance Barber
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Celebrate the 89th Anniversary of Charles Lindbergh Spirit of St. Louis Flight
May 20, 2016

Granby/Grand County Airport-Emily Warner Field
GNB
Granby, CO

Emily Warner Field Aviation Museum holds the official ceremony of the Grand County Historical Association adopting this aviation heritage museum at noon. Also, celebrates Charles Lindbergh's historic connections to the Granby Area with free museum entry 11AM to 2PM
Info: Dr. Bill Hamilton 970-531-1100
Website:www.grandcountyhistory.org
Email:drwm.hamilton@gmail.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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CPA's Sante Fe NM Flyin
May 20 thru  22, 2016

SANTA FE MUNI Airport
SAF
Sante Fe , CO

Downtown hotel. Guided tram tour of historical areas. Free time to explore museums, galleries, and shops. Audubon center tour and hiking trails. Group dinners.
Info: Ron Krohn 505-690-4032
Author:Lance Barber
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Celebrate Astronaut Scott Carpenter & Mercury 7 Project
May 14, 2016

Spirit of Flight Center, 2650 S. Main St Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Annual educational celebration with displays & presentations 10AM to 2PM, small museum entry fee for non-SOF members
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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12th Wings Denventure
May 6 thru  8, 2016

Centennial Airport
AOA
Centennial , CO

EAA Aluminum Overcast B-17, plus other warbirds.
South side of airport at Signature Support Services.
Flights morning, ground tours afternoon.
Mother's Day Brunch with Vets
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Annual Star Wars Event
May 1 thru  4, 2016

Wings Museum

Denver , CO

Star Wars Event, "May the 4th (Force) Be With You"
See Wings website
Website:wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Wings and Wine Event
April 21, 2016

Wings Museum Denver, CO

See Wings website
Website:wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Aerobotics Event
April 10, 2016

Wings Museum Denver, CO

See Wings website
Website:wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Greiner Celebration of Life (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 10, 2016

Greiner Antique Field and Hangar

Longmont, CO

11am
8195 N. 81st St.
POTLUCK
======>> Saturday, March 19 at 11:00 will be a planning meeting at the house of Jim and Gail Sutton at 5557 Aspen Ave, Erie, CO 80516 ... Bring memorabilia, pictures, stories to share, OR contact Jim to email your stories and memories.
Info: Jim Sutton 303-775-1690
Email: jim@bbcleaning.com
Author:Lance Barber
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SOF Annual Quilt Show
April 9, 2016

Spirit of Flight Center, 2650 S. Main St Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Fine & unique quilts displayed with door prizes & special quilt unveiling 10AM to 2PM, small museum entry fee non-SOF members
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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Spring Membership Mtg Rescheduled (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 2, 2016

Spirit of Flight Museum
EIK
Erie, CO

RESCHEDULED Again
FEATURED SPEAKER STEVE KELLY
HISTORY OF THE COLO TITAN MISSILES
Membership meeting with speaker,
and featuring CAHS 50th Anniversary Beer, TITAN I ALE
created by Launch Pad Brewery of Aurora
10am - 1pm with light lunch
Info: Lance Barber, President 303-946-9901
Author:Lance Barber
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Wings' Kids Day
March 26, 2016

Wings Museum

Denver, CO

Kids event,
See Wings website
Website:wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
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SOF Women's History Month Celebration
March 12, 2016

2650 South Main St Bldg A Spirit of Flight Center
EIK
Erie, CO

Displays & tributes celebrating historic women in aviation & aerospace. WASP tribute. Small entry for non-SOF members 10Am to 2PM
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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Wings Distinguished Lecture Series
March 9, 2016

Wings Museum

Denver, CO

Dr Bob Wetterman, AFA Researcher
11:30-1pm ... Members free ... Non-members $10
Website:www.wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
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CPA's Flyout to Cactus Flyin, AZ (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 3 thru  6, 2016

Casa Grande Municipal Airport
CGZ
Casa Grande , AZ

CAHS will host a CPA Flyout to the 58th Cactus Flyin at Casa Grande AZ
An Aviation Archaeology Presentation is planned at the festivities.
Tour of Casa Grande Ruins National Monument and other local museums and art galleries.
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Warbirds will also gather at this event.
Tours of the locale, including the Casa Grande Ruins National Monument and other attractions.
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:www.cactusflyin.org
Email:lancebarber@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
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AAACO Monthly Meetings
March 2, 2016

RMMA Airport
JBC
Broomfield,

Monthly club evening meetings - 1st Wed of the month with guest speaker.
7-9pm ... Terminal Bldg, Mt Evans Room
Website:www,antiqueofco.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Steve Spangler Show Kids Event
February 26, 2016

Wings Museum

Denver, CO

Steve's Science Show for kids
See Wings website
Website:wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
February 20, 2016

Wings Museum

Denver , CO

Quarterly Board Meeting to discuss membership meeting, elections, and 50th Anniversary activities
10am - noon
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
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Silver Wings Luncheon
February 20, 2016

Centennial Airport
APA
Centennial, CO

Quarterly Luncheon Meeting, Colo. Chapter,
11:30 a.m. Program: Alan Lockheed on "Spaceports."
Ramada Inn
Info: Bill Totten 303/364-5238
Author:Lance Barber
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Wing's Special Volunteer's B-1A
February 20, 2016

Wings Museum

Denver, CO

Martin Sagara, Aerospace Engr, present the history of the B-1A Lancer bomber, feature Wings' 03 "Bone"
TIME 8:30 - 10am
Info: Lance Barber 303-306-1041
Author:Lance Barber
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Wings Distinguished Lecture Series
February 17, 2016

Wings Museum

Denver, CO

Dr. Ron Sega, NASA Astronaut
11:30-1pm ... Members free ... Non-members $10
Website:www.wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
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High Tea at Spirit of Flight
February 13, 2016

2650 South Main St Bldg A Spirit of Flight Center
EIK
Erie, CO

Spirit of Fligt invites you to enjoy teas & tasty treats dressed in your High Tea finest to celebrate Valentine's Day amidst aviation history collections & artifacts. Fee for non-SOF members 10 to 2
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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AAACO Monthly Meeting
February 9, 2016

RMMA Airport
JBC
Broomfield, CO

Monthly club evening meetings (rescheduled)
7-9pm ... Terminal Bldg, Mt Evans Room
Website:www.antiqueaircraftofco.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Antique Aircraft Assoc Membership Mtg
January 23, 2016

Jack Greiner Hangar

Niwot , CO

Membership meeting. Discuss 2016 events. Lance Barber quest speaker.
10am-noon
Info: Scott McEwen, President 303-466-7079
Website:www.antiqueaircraftofco.org/
Author:Lance Barber
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Spirit of Flight Unveiling History
January 9, 2016

Spirit of Flight Center
EIK
Erie, CO

Spirit of Flight latest aviation history additions unveiled, Chasing Planes book release. Author presentation 11AM, followed by book signing. Free Starbucks! $5 museum entry for non-SOF members 2650 S Main St Bldg A 9Am to 2PM
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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CPA Holiday Party
December 13, 2015

Park Hill Golf Course

Denver, CO

Colorado Pilots Association
Annual Holiday Party
Park Hill Golf Course, 4141 E. 35th Avenue, Denver; 5:30 p.m.
Info: Terry Barbo
Website:www.coloradopilots.org
Author:Lance Barber
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8th Annual Wine & Wings Silent Auction & Fundraiser
December 4, 2015

SOF Center 2650 S Main Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Spirit of Flight Museum
8th Annual Party: Wine, food, music, unique silent auction items.
A dress-up event and enjoy the aviation history atmosphere.
NEW! COME SEE AND HEAR OUR 1906 THOMPSON PIANO
Event fee, contact SOF, 6 to 10PM
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
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Carl Williams Service (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
December 4, 2015

St. John's Cathedral

Denver , CO

Carl Williams has flown west, last Friday, Nov.27, 2016 in the evening, family present. He was 87.
1350 Washington St, Denver CO
Friday at 2:30pm
in lieu of flown, memorial contributions in Carl's name to Wings Over the Rockies.
Carl was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1997.
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Author:Lance Barber
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5th Annual Holiday Charity Drive & VFW Airlift
December 3, 2015

Wings Over the Rockies Museum

Denver, CO

Colorado Aviation Business Association
Annual Holiday Party
Thursday, 6:00 - 10:30 pm
Keynote Speaker: Col. Mark Tillman, USAF (RET)
Info: Mike Straka, President 303-88-13315
Website:www.mycaba.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Spreading Wings Awards and Gala
November 18, 2015

Wings Museum Denver, CO

Apollo 13 astronauts and Gene Krantz honored
Info: 303-360-5360
Website:Www.wings museum.org
Author:Lance Barber
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Living History Day at Spirit of Flight
November 14, 2015

Spirit of Flight Center 2650 S Main Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Aviation history comes alive at Spirit of Flight with unique educational displays, family-friendly $5 museum entry fee for non-SOF members
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
Reports:

Gen France Memorial (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 26, 2015

Wings Over the Rockies

Denver, CO

Memorial Service for Maj Gen John France to be held at 3pm
Wings Museum
refreshments
EARLY CLOSE FOR GENERAL PUBLIC
Info: Lance Barber, President 303-946-9901
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Wings B-17 Denventure
October 14 thru  18, 2015

Centennial Airport
APA
Centennial , CO

EAA's 11th Denventure with Wings Museum
featuring its Boeing B-17G Flying Fortress Aluminum Overcast
Morning paid rides, and afternoon paid ground tours
For flights visit B-17.org
Visit website below for more details as they are develop
Also, EAA Young Eagles flight on the weekend. Visit EAA website for reservations
Website:www.wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

HOF Banquet (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 10, 2015

Lakewood Country Club

Lakewood, CO

Honoring Gordon Page into the HOF
Special presentation for Emily Warner
Plus, special FAA Wright Brothers'Awards will presented to 3 Colorado pilots.
Social hour and EXHBITS, and SILENT ACTION
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LOCATION:
Saturday October 10, 2015
11am - 2:30pm
Lakewood Country Club
6800 W. 10th Ave
Lakewood, CO
RESERVATIONS:
FULL name of each person to attend with food choice desired
$40 per person, check only
Choices are BEEF medallions or SALMON grilled or VEGgie pasta special
MAIL TO:
Colo Aviation Hist Society
PO Box 201615
Denver CO 80220
with list of name(s), meal choice, and total monies, check only
no credit card

NOTE: Walk-up allowed, $50, cash or check
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Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

SOF Annual Helicopter Golf Ball Drop
October 3, 2015

Spirit of Flight Center 2650 S Main Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Reception at SOF follows a spectacular noon helicopter golf ball drop. Plenty of prizes & you don't even have to be present. Contact Spirit of Flight for all the fun details
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
Reports:

Celebration of Life! (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
September 20, 2015

VFW

Broomfield, CO

Robert Greeno flew west Aug 8, HOF inducted 1987.
Friends and family are welcome to come help celebrate Bob's life on Sunday September 20 2015 at 10:00 AM
at the Broomfield VFW #9565
11700 Wadsworth Boulevard Broomfield Colorado.
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

5th annual Oktoberfest at Spirit of Flight
September 12, 2015

Spirit of Flight Center 2650 S Main Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Car/Show/Fly-in, pancakes, Beer & Brats, bands, tons of fun for small charges plus an aviation museim with new educational displays
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
Reports:

Summer Membership Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 22, 2015

RMMA Terminal Bldg
JBC
Broomfield, CO

Announcements and introduction of the 2015 HOF nomination..
Presentation by Steve Kelly, Director,
50th Anniversary of Project Gemini, In Review.
Saturday
10am
Mt Evans Room, 2nd floor
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Friends of Jack Wilhite (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 18, 2015

To Honor and Celebrate Jack Wilhite
Register on website below
Tuesday, August 18, 2015
5:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Willowbrook Amphitheater (Cave)
Website:www.coloradoblueskies.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Jack Wilhite Interment (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 18, 2015

Ft. Logan Cemetary

Denver

Ft. Logan Natl Cemetary, 2:30pm
Tuesday, for attendance register on website below
Dress: Flight suit or aviation attire
Website:www.coloradoblueskies.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr Summer Expedition (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 14, 2015



La Junta, CO

Brian Richard is hosting this summer's event at La Junta, to locate and investigate a B-52 Stratofortress bomber crash site.
9am-Noon, team will meet at 8am.
Contract Brian for reservation and directions to meet.
For AvAr Field Agents.
Wreckchasers and guests must register.
Info: Brian Richardson 970-405-5377
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Rocky Mtn Airshow (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 14 thru  16, 2015

RMMA
BJC
Broomfield, CO

Summer Airshow at Broomfield.
Visit website for tickets, directions and times.
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:www.cosportaviation.org
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

CPA Fall Meet & Greet
August 8, 2015

Centennial Airport
APA
Centennial , CO

The Colo Pilots Assoc's Joe Tibodeau and Dagmar Kress and t-hangar assoc will host the Meet n Greet at 2 hangar rows at the east t-hangars.
for Colo aviation entities. Shuttle service will be provided by Denver Jet (and their parking area.
4-8pm
Info: Ann Beardall, CPA Pres.
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Erie Air Fair
August 8, 2015

Erie Municipal Airport
EIK
Erie, CO

Annual fly-in, fair, vendors, food booths, music bands.
Visit CPA and AAACO exhibits for all ages.
8am-4pm
Open to public.
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Stories from Space - Project Gemini 50th Anniv (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 2, 2015

Wings MuseumDenver, CO

Steve Kelly, CAHS Director, hosting 3rd presentation:
Stories from Space - Project Gemini
Sunday 1pm, Ford Theater
Info: Steve Kelly 720-737-6761
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

HOF Nomiations Due (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 1, 2015

CAHS Archives Office at Wings

Denver , CO

PLZ mail package to:
CAHS
PO Box 201615
Denver, CO 80220
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Late submittals will be returned unopened.

Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

SOF Rods & Wings
August 1, 2015

Spirit of Flight Center 2650 S Main Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Car/cycle/aircraft show-flyin Entry set up 8AM show 9AM to noon, museum $5 entry non-SOF members family-friendly event
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
Reports:

Stories from Space - Project Gemini 50th Anniv (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
July 12, 2015

Wings Museum

Denver, CO

Steve Kelly, CAHS Director, hosting 2nd of 3 presentations
Stories from Space - Project Gemini
Sunday 1pm, Ford Theater
Info: Steve Kelly, Director 720-737-6761
Website:www.wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Young Aviator's B-25 Open Cockpit
June 13, 2015

Wings Museum

Denver, CO

EAA Chap 43 Young Aviators and AAACO has built a B-25J nose section!!
On display, tours, crew history at Wings
10am-2pm
Info: Scott McEwan, President AAACO 303-466-7079
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

50th Anniversary of Gemini (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 7, 2015

Wings Over the Rockies Museum

Denver, CO

Stories from Space - 50th Anniversary of Project Gemini
presented by CAHS Director Steve Kelly
Sunday afternoon 1-2pm,
1st of 3-part series
Admission free to WINGS Membership
Else General Admission Fee, see web
Info: Steve Kelly 720-737-6761
Website:www.wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

SOF Rods & Wings Lift Off
June 6, 2015

Spirit of Flight Center 2650 S Main Bldg A
EIK
Erie, CO

Lift off of the popular car/cylce/plane show-flyin, pancakes, tropies, show 9AM to noon but car set-up 8AM $5 museum fee for non-SOF members, small charge breakfast
Info: Gordon Page 303-517-5078
Website:www.spiritofflight.com
Email:gpage@airassets.com
Author:Penny Hamilton
Reports:

CDOT Traveling Exhibit (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 1 thru July 31, 2015



Denver, CO

History of Aviation Traveling Exhibit featuring selected Colorado aviation.
Main floor of CDOT and open to the public.
8am-5pm Mon.-Fri.
Must sign in at Security Desk.
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901 or Steve Kelly 720-7376761
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Rocky Mtn Airshow & Thunderbirds!! (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
May 29 thru  31, 2015

Aurora Reservoir

Aurora, CO

2015 Rocky Mtn Airshow featuring
The USAF Thunderbirds
and Colorado aerobatic aircraft:
Matt Younkin, Bob Carlton, Don Nelson, and Danny Sorenson.
Plus Stars N Stripes Rocket Launch Demo, and
unmanned aerial systems demo.
See website for admissions.
Info: Info line, 720-945-9167
Website:www.cosportaviation.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AAACO Bar-b-q
May 16, 2015

Antique Airfield

Laureate Jack Griener will be hosting this event at his hangar.
AAACO members and quests are welcome.
Selected aircraft on display and a few flyovers may occur.
Begins 10am.
Bring a covered dish to participate.
Renew your membership or join AAACO.
Info: Scott McEwen, President AAACO 303-466-7079
Website:www.antiqueaircraftofco.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Grants NM CPA-CAHS-CCHS Fly-in (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 24 thru  26, 2015

Western New Mex. Aviation Heritage Museum
GNT
Grants, NM

The Colorado Pilots Association is having it's first 2015 fly-in being hosted CAHS and the Cibola County Historical Society, in Grants, New Mexico.
CAHS' esteem AvAr Field Agent Steve Owen of Grants, and the Chamber of Commerce will be featuring looal history of Grants to include the Airway Beacon and FSS Museums, Uranium Mine Museum, art galleries, Route 66 and Navejo Indian history will presentation and visited.
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See INFO flyer in the far right Report ==========================>>
SEE PRE-REGISTRATION FLYER

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See the April 1 edition of the CPA Newletters for final details.
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CAHS pilots are encouraged to attend and support this event.
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901 or Steve Owen 602-432-7702
Website:www.cibolahistory.org/aviation-heritage-museum.html
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:
Lance Barber, CPA Grants-Milan New Mexico Fly-in – April 24-26 The Colorado Pilots Association hosts numerous ...more
Lance Barber, PRE-REGISTRATION FLYER CPA Grants-Milan New Mexico Fly-in – April 24-26 The Colorado Avi...more

Skybolt and FUN Day (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 27, 2015

Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum
PUB
Pueblo, CO

*Update* Special Ebershoff's Steen Skybolt Program
with the Antique Aircraft Assoc. of Colorado STEM Program,
at PWAM's FUN DAY
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Spring Membership Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 21, 2015

Spirit of Flight Museum
EIK
Erie, CO

Annual meeting and Board of Directors Elections
Lunch and tour
Begins 10am promptly
Board nominations and election
Museum intro and tour
Lunch for $5, maybe more depending menu item
With lite refresfments
Cash bar available
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Wilhite Celebration of Life (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
February 8, 2015

Mark Johnson's SW hangar
JBC
Broomfield, CO

Celebration of Life for our beloved Col. Jack Wilhite
NOON Sunday
Enter NE side of airport via 120th Av to NW side
turn left at Corporate Way past Forest Service and old Stevens Aviation buildings,
part near the airway beacon.
Fly-overs by CoANG at NOON, Red Star, friends and Jack's Steen Skybolt
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:LanceBarber@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Upcoming 2016 (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
January 1 thru December 31, 2016
Click for images

click camera for AvAr

Colorado

2016 50th Anniversary Year!
March -- CPA Flyout and CAHS Membershiip Mtg
June -- Aviation CLASSIC, tba
August -- HOF nom due and membership mtg
Sept -- North American Aviation Archaeology SUMMIT - Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum - 3 days
Special events, publications, speakers... a year to remember
October -- HOF Banquet

FUTURE AvAr SUMMIT
2017 PASCO, WA
2018 LAS VEGAS, NV
2019 LOS ANGELES, CA
See website below for AvAr message board
2017-May -- 1st National Summit of Aviation Historical Societies
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2015 in review (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
January 1 thru December 31, 2015

b>===>> 2015 in review <<===
March 21 - Membership Mtg hosted by Spirit of Flight
March 27 - Steen Skybolt Special Program at Pueblo Museum FUN Day -- details tba
April 24-26 CPA-CAHS-CCHS joint flyin to Grants, New Mexico
June 1 - Traveling Exhibit to CDOT
Aug 1 - HOF nominations due
Aug 8 - Erie Air Fair
Aug 14-16 - Rocky Mtn Airshow Broomfield
Aug 22 - Membership Mtg and HOF Nominations Announced
Oct 10 - HOF Banquet at Lakewood CC

Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr Fall Expedition (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 10 thru  11, 2014

Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum

Pueblo, CO

A two day expedition to investigate 3 separate B-24 crash sites.
Calling all trained Field Agents!
Guests welcome to join us with supervision of our trained Field Agents with paid CAHS membership status.
Contacts below.
RESERVATION REQUIRED.
Sign in for all participants.
Future training classes will be discussed.
Friday 10am to 5pm
Saturday 8am till 3:30pm
Special PRESENTATION at 4pm till 5:30pm for PWAM Members and Volunteers!!
You can become a PWAM Member for only $20 and a CAHS for $30 !!
Info: Bob Rushforth, AvAr Mgr 303-795-2837 or Brian Richardson 970-405-5377
Email:rrush4th@msn.com or aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Colo Av Hall of Fame Banquet (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 4, 2014

Lakewood Country Club

Lakewoord, CO

Annual banquet to honor our inductees
Charlie Johnson and Roy Morgan,
with Special Recognition Award going
to Skip Newberg
10:30am to 2pm
Info: Dave Kempa, Banquet Chair 303-521-6761 or Lance Barber, President 303-946-9901
Email:info@coloradoaviationhistoricalsociety.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

From Barnstorming to Airshows (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
September 20, 2014

Front Range Airport
FTG
Watkins, CO

Featuring our barnstorming Laureate Jack Griener
Special airshow panel Todd McLaughlin, Scott McMillan, and Don Nelson
Aircraft on static display: T-6, T-28, Su-26, and Yak-52
Very short CAHS Membership Mtg
Our guests Antique Aircraft Assoc. of Colo, Colorado Pilots Assoc. and the public
Info: Lance Barber, President 303-946-9901
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Joint CAHS, CPA, AAA Barnstorming (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
September 20, 2014

Front Range Airport
FTG
NE of Watkins, CO

A CAHS Memebership Meeting Event
From Barnstorming to Airshows:
History of Aerobatics and Barnstorming discussion group with current aerobatic pilots and barnstormer pilot Jack Greiner, Hall of Famer... and static aerobatic aircraft on display.
CAHS, CPA, and AAA will invite their membership in ths historic ocassion.
Breakfast and lunch available in the Terminal's Aerobatic Cafe.
Breakfast available starting 7:30am
Meeting 9-noon
Aerobatic aircraft on static display.
Info: Lance Barber, President 303-946-9901 or Bill Totten, CPA/CAHS Laison
Email:cba1974@aol.com or WETotten@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

CAHS Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 2, 2014

Wing Over the Rockies

Regular board mtg
10-noon
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Fly Mart Drop Off for 2nd Annual Classic (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
July 19, 2014

Wings Museum and RMMA

Denver and Broomfield, CO

For CAHS and CPA and AAACO
Your donation for the Fly Mart at the 2nd Annual Colo Aviation Classic can be accepted at:
Wings Museum parking lot, east side 10-noon
and
RMMA gravel parking area east of Terminal, 1-2:30pm
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:
Lance Barber, Fly Mart Donation Form YOUR ORGANIZATION: ____ CAHS _____ CPA _____ AAACO Name:_________________...more

Rocky Mtn Aviation Expo (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 21, 2014

Ft. Collins Airport
FNL
Ft. Collins, CO

===> CHANGE IN LOCATION <==
The Colorado Pilots Association will be hosting their aviation expo and will be featuring light sport aircraft, aviation exhibits, and aviation organizations. CAHS is a supporting organization.

CAHS hopes to be featuring Fantasy of Fight simulators for kids and Aviation Archaeology Exhibits for all.

More info as it develops.
Info: Mark Brown 303/797-3515 or Bill Totten 303/364-5238
Website:www.coloradopilots.org
Email:wetotten@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

B-17 Denventure
June 19 thru  22, 2014

Centennial Airport
APA
Centennial, CO

Wings Over the Rockies hosting EAA's B-17 Denventure
at Signature Flight Support,
south side of the airport.
CAHS' AvAr table and exhibit.
Info: General Info 303-360-5360 or Keisha Makonese, Event Dir.
Website:www.wingsmuseum.org
Email:kmakonese@wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Pueblo Air Blitz (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 13 thru  15, 2014

Pueblo Municipal Airport

Pueblo, CO

The Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum will be hosting this 3-day event along with CAHS and Mile High CAF. Plans for a visiting CAF bomber(s)and static aircraft on the ramp; with daily flyovers.
Regular Museum entrance fee will apply.
Info: Pueblo Museum or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:www.pwam.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2014 AAHA AvAr Summit (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 25 thru  27, 2014

Travis AFB Heritage Center and Museum


Info: Dave Trojan 808-386-0609 or Brian Richardson
Email:davidtrojan@earthlink.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

CPA's Meet and Greet
March 22, 2014

Centennial Airport
APA
Centennial, CO

Meet and Greet to update YOUR aviation organization's calendars and scholarships.
At Joe Thibodeau's hangar,East side 24/31
near Independence FBO
1-4pm
refreshments
RSVP to
Info: Ann Beardall, CPA President 303-947-0670
Website:www.coloradopilots.org
Email:Annbeardall373@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Membership and Election Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 8, 2014

Rocky Mtn Airshow Office
JBC
Broomfield, CO

Membership meeting and election of 3 officers.

Guest speaker, George Thompson, Historian
History of Fran and Jules Van Dersarl
At the Rocky Mtn Airshow Office/Meeting Room, 11915 Airport Way, Suite 1,
"Western Air Flight Academy" Building,
Saturday 8th, 10am-noon, with light refreshments

Info: Lance Barber, President 303-946-9901
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Aviation Classic Planning Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 1, 2014

Front Range Airport

Planning meeting for 2nd Annual Colorado Aviation Classic
9am at Scott McEvan's hangar, Erie Arport
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
February 8, 2014



Wings Museum Board Room 10am
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2013 Hall of Fame Banquet (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
November 23, 2013

Lakewood Country Club

Lakewood, CO

10:30am - 2pm.
Info: Dave Kempa, Banquet Chrm 303-521-6761 or Lance Barber, President 303-946-9901
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

FALL Membership Meeting rescheduled (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 19, 2013

Vintage Aero Flying Museum
Platte Valley Airpark
18V
Hudson , CO

Summer Membership changed to Fall Meeting to feature the 2013 Hall of Fame nominees and membership vote acceptance. (The events calendar was accidentally left out of our Journal.) Andy Parks will give a detailed tour. A hangar lunch will be available for $15.
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10am-2pm
Two tours, 10am an 1pm,
Info: Dave Kempa, Director 303-521-6761 or Lance Barber, President 303-946-9901
Website:www.vafm.org
Email:Dave@airdenver.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr Expedition to LaJunta AAF Airport - Phase III (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 4 thru  6, 2013

La Junta Airport
LHX
La Junta, CO

3 day expedition for continuing exploration of B-25 crash sites and Continental Airlines Terminal and maintenance foundations

AvAr Project Proj 1101-AF
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Training class tentatively planned for 2 weeks prior...
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Info: Brian Richardson 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr Training Class (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
September 21, 2013

RMMA Terminal Building
JBC
Broomfield, CO

One day AvAr class in the Mt Evans Room of the Terminal Building and then a 2-day field class at LaJunta Airport, either Oct 4-5 or 5-6.
Saturday - Mt. Evans Room 8am - 5pm.
==> See application to the right, click on ...more
Info: Brian Richardson, AvAr Dirctor 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber, President 303-946-9901
Email:aviator_b@msn.com or cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:
Lance Barber, ================================================= 2013 Aviation Archaeology Course Application ===...more

Rocky Mountain Airshow (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 16 thru  18, 2013

RMMA
BJC
Broomfield, CO

2013 "Jeffco" Airshow
Head-lining FiFi B-29 !!
3-day event
see website for Early Bird tickets and passes
Website:cosportaviation.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

1st Annual Antique and Classic Fly-in (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 22, 2013

Vance Brand Municipal Airport
LMO
Longmont, CO

First annual CAHS Fly-in of antique and classic aircraft with judging and trophies of over a dozen different classes... a 5-state fly-in competition.... city sponsored and headlining CAHS!!!... and mini-airshow too.
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CAHS Welcome Center...
AvHOF Laureate VIP area...
AvAr booth...
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For DETAILS see Report to the right ======>>
Click on "more"
Click on the second "more"
for Aircraft/Pilot Registration Form ... print out report, complete and mail to CAHS or copy and paste the registration text to Word and email it to Brian
Also see Longmont Airshow link below...
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Free admission, local vendors of all types... plenty of parking
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Info: Brian Richardson 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber, VP 303-946-9901
Fax: 303-755-0233
Website:www.lmoexpo.org
Email:aviator_b@msn.com or cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

5th Annual North American Aviation Archeaology Summit (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 20 thru  21, 2013

Wings, Erie, and Platte Valley

Denver , CO

********* Updated 4/3 ************
Pay by CHECK or Paypal only, no credit card; $75.00 to "NAIAA".
Pay by Monday 4/16/2013 (post-marked, needed for Sat. night meal)
See Reports tab, to the right ===>
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The 5th Annual North American Aviation Archaeology Summit OR
The 2013 Aviation Archaeology and Heritage Association (AAHA) Symposium
will be held starting:

4/20 Guest speakers 8-4:30pm at Wings
evening program at Lafayette Flying Museum, Platte Valley
4/21 Guest speakers at Wings
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====== SEE Reports TO THE RIGHT ============>>
====== Click on "more" ====================>>
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Info: Brian Richardson 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber, VP 303-946-9901
Email:aviator_b@msn.com or cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:
Lance Barber, From Brian Richardson: The 2013 Aviation Archaeology and Heritage Association (AAHA) Symposium will...more

General Membership Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 16, 2013

RMMA Terminal Building
BJC
Broomfield, CO

Mt. Evans Room
1:30-4:30pm
Annual Report and Election of BOD
Report of AvAr Activities
Info: Ron Newberg, Secretary 303-349-7061 or Michael McRhodes, Pres 720-666-0356
Email:Rnew3040@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

WASP Exhibit at CDOT (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 4 thru  29, 2013

Colorado Dept of Transportation

Denver,, CO

The 2013 Traveling Exhibit features the WASP... photos, bios, and memorabilia are on display, for the month of March.
Open to the public M-F, 8-5pm.

CDOT is located at 4201 E Arkansas Ave, Denver CO

See link below for Wings Museum's
Fly Girls of WWII Exhibit

Info: Amy Metz, Exhibit Chair 303-507-8571 or Lance Barber, VP 303-946-9901
Website:www.wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 2 thru  2, 2012

RMMA Air Center Board RoomBroomfield, CO

9:30am-12:30pm
Info: Ron Newberg, Secretary 303-349-7061
Email:Rnew3040@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2013 Recap (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
January 1 thru December 31, 2013

Denver

2013 events were...

Annual Membership Meetings in March and October 19th
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Dewey Reinhard Exhibit opened 4/3 at Heritage Hall!
Bill Duff Exhibit open 8/1
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North American AvAr Summit April 20,21
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OUR 1st Annual Antique and Classic Flyin at Longmont June 22
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Rocky Mtn Airshow at RMMA in August 16-18
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AvAr Training class, Sept 21
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3rd AvAr Expedition to La Junta Airport (old La Junta Army Field), Octrober 4-6. 2 of the 3 days required with previous training class for your offical AvAr Credentials.
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Hall of Fame Banquet, Nov 23, Lakewood Country Club

Info: Lance Barber, President
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr Staff Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
November 10, 2012
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Longmont Library

Longmont, , CO

AvAr Meeting for year end review and 2013 planning.
9:15 am till noon.

Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Hall of Fame Induction Banquet (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
November 3, 2012

Lakewood Country Club

Lakewood, CO

**** Revised date ****
10:30 am - Meet & greet reception, book signing by CAHS authors and a silent auction
11:30 am - program - CAHS Introductions
noon - luncheon
1:00 pm - program - The 50th Anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crises including recently declassified facts and pictures.
1:45 pm - Induction of this years Laureates
2:30 pm - conclusion

====>> Invitations to be mailed with details!

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************* to pay online, go to CAHS.US website *************
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Info: Dave Kempa, Banquet Chrm 303-521-6761 or Lance Barber, VP 303-946-9901
Email:Dave@airdenver.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

50th Anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis (CMC) (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 13, 2012

WIngs Museum

Denver , CO

3 EVENTS
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Wings Musuem monthly Cockpit Demo Day
10am-2pm
www.wingsmuseum.org
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CMC PART 1
2:15pm - 3:30pm Introduction to the 1962 Cuban Missile Crisis, a youth educational program.
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CMC PART 2
Evening event: 6pm - 9:30pm
Admission: $10 indiviual and $15 family
=====>> Free admission for CAHS, Wings, and Navy League Memberships. CAHS will have a current roster for current status. Note family members will apply with a Family Membership.

Guest speakers and panel members,
roundtable discussions, personal histories and stories.

Sponsored by Denver Navy League, Colorado Aviation Historical Society, Wings Over the Rockies Museum, and Colorado Air Guard Heritage Committee
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Info: Steve Kelly 303-552-1780 or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:www.WingsMuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:
Lance Barber, Cuban Missile Crisis Retrospective 50th Anniversary Wings over the Rockies Air and Space Museum - O...more

AvAr La Junta AAF Expedition (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
September 21 thru  23, 2012
Click for images

La Junta Airport, link:
LHX
La Junta, CO

*** Update *** SEE REPORT TO THE RIGHT ======>>
3 day expedition, phase 2, to continue the 2010 expedition and investigation of the La Junta AAF history, single B-25 crash site, local airway beacons, and the little known Arid Field. Community presentation along with cooperation with the Otero County Historical Society.
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Also, meet the airport staff and Otero County Historical Society (www.oteromuseum.org). Celebrate La Junta Airport Fun Day on Saturday.
---->> Expedition begins:
Friday 9am-5pm; Sat. 8am-4pm, Sunday 8am-2pm.

3-day event for all AvAr Field Agents, CAHS membership and guests.

Please contact Brian Richardson or Lance Barber if you are planning to attend for either one day or multple days.
*** Proj 1101-AF ***

Info: Brian Richardson, 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Fax: 303-755-0233
Website:en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Junta_Municipal_Airport
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:
Lance Barber, From Brian Richardson: AvAr will be returning to La Junta over the weekend of Septemb...more

Summer Membership Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
September 8, 2012

Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum

Denver, Colorado

Annual Summer Membership Meeting
3:00pm-5pm
(Museum closes at 5pm)
2nd floor mezzanine/patio area
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Announcement and voting of Hall of Fame candidates.
Guest speaker: Stephen W Kelly, USN Ret., Anouncement of 50th Anniversary of the Cuban Missile Crisis Commemorative Meetings on October 13th
Snacks and beverages provided.
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Reminder: Please renew your Wings Over the Rockies Membership dues or establish your new Wings Membership. Except for this event and the 2012 HOF Banquet, CAHS Membership does NOT entitle you to general admissions to Wings Museum.
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Info: Lance Barber, VP 303-946-9901 or Babette Andre 303-778-7145
Email:LanceBarber@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2012 Rocky Mountain Airshow (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 24 thru  26, 2012

Rocky Mtn Metropolitan Airport , link:
JBC
Broomfield, CO

Colorado Sport Aviation will be hosting the 2012 Rocky Mtn Airshow.
Headliner: F-22 Raptor Demo Aircraft
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FLY-IN and welcome center
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20-ship Hot Air Ballon Meet and Launch
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CAHS' AvAr exhibit for all ages.
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Volunteers are needed for half or full day on days of the Event. Plus, on setup weekend Aug 18-19, and Friday morning, Aug 24. Cleanup help on Sunday evening 5-7pm w/bar-bq, and again on Monday morning Aug 27.
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Static displays, vendor, flight demos and flyovers, aerobatic teams, Friday evening twilight air event followed by pyrotechniques and fireworks, VIP chalets with food, shade, comfy seating, etc.
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Info: Larry Liebrecht, AvAr Instr 303-913-5524 or Lance Barber, VP 303-946-9901
Fax: 303-755-0233
Website:www.cosportaviation.org
Email:LanceBarber@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
July 21, 2012

Rocky Mtn Metro Airport (Jeffco)Brromfield, CO

Regular Quarterly Board Meeting
Jeffco, Air Denver Conference Room
2pm-4pm, members welcome
Request volunteers for Summer Membership Meeting
Info: Lance Barber, VP 303-946-9901 or Michael McRhodes, Pres 303-475-6980
Fax: 303-755-0233
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2012 B-17 Denventure (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 7 thru  11, 2012

Centennial Airport, link:
APA
Centennial, CO

Wings Over the Rockies Museum will be hosting the 8th Annual EAA Denventure B-17 Aluminum Overcast Fly-in, flyovers, statics displays, famed Hangar Dance, buy-your-ride and more.
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Visit CAHS and AvAr display table.
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Info: Wings Museum 303-360-5360
Website:wingsmuseum.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr History Presentation (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
May 3, 2012
Click for images

Pueblo Airport, link:
PUE
Pueblo, CO

===> Update, to be rescheduled!
AvAr presentation to the Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum,(PWAM) membership.
Info: Brian Richardson, 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:pwam.org
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

4th Annual North American Aviation Archaeology Summit (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 27 thru  29, 2012
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Nellis AFB Conference Center

Las Vegas, NV

The North American Institute of Aviation Archaeology (NAIAA) will host the 4th Annual North American Aviation Archaeology Summit.

A 2 and half day event for international participation in finalizing the organization of the world-wide Aviation Archaeology and Heritage Association.

Guest speakers from Canada and Great Britian are being contacted for this event.

Conference Registration is tba:

Rooms available at Neillis Suites.

Info: Brian Richardson, 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Annual Membership Mtg and Election (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 31, 2012

Wings Museum
Lowry Room

Denver, Colorado

2012 Annual Meeting & Election of Directors Wings Over The Rockies Air & Space Museum, Lowry Room, 7711 E Academy Blvd, Denver
Date: 31 Mar 2012 09:00 MDT

Annual Meeting & Election of Directors
Please register online below, or if you prefer call 303-755-9241
09:00 Beverages and pastries -- meet and greet;
10:00 Meeting begins

Hear the annual report
Hear the plans for the coming year
Guest speaker
Elect directors for expiring positions
12:30 Meeting ends
Guest Speaker Michelle Kelley
Deputy Flight Director
Laboratory for Atmospheric and Space Physics
Kepler search for planets and Maven mission to Mars
Info: Michael McRhodes, Vice Pres. 303-475-6980
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
February 25, 2012

Wings Museum

Board Room, 10am til 12:30pm
Info: Doc Callender
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
January 18, 2012

The Forum Bldg

Denver, CO

Quarterly Board Meeting, 6pm - 8pm, Basement Mtg Room
Info: Doc Callender 303-819-3266
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Colo Aviation Hall of Fame Banquet (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 16, 2011

Wings Over the Rockies Museum

Denver, CO

Fantastic news! This year's Banquet will be held at the Wings Museum.

Additional info will be posted here and in the Journal.

Info: Dan Callender, Banquet Chrm 303-273-9618
Website:www.cahofusa.org
Email:dancallender@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr 2011 Encampment - La Junta AAF Survey (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 7 thru  9, 2011
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La Junta Airport ... airport link:
LHX
La Junta, CO

AvAr Proj 1101-AF
A survey of the old La Junta Army Airfield grounds. Also, meet the airport staff and Otero County Historical Society (www.oteromuseum.org).

8am-4pm Friand Sat, 8am-2pm Sunday.
3-day event for all AvAr Field Agents, CAHS membership and guests.

Please contact Brian Richardson or Lance Barber if you are planning to attend for either one day or multple days.

Info: Brian Richardson 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_Junta_Municipal_Airport
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
September 24, 2011

WIngs Over the Rockies Museum

Denver, , CO

Board Mtg and pre-Banquet readiness review.
1pm-4pm
Board Room
Info: Dr. Callender or Dan Callender
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Rocky Mountain Airshow (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 26 thru  28, 2011
Click for images

Rocky Mtn Metro Airport ... link:
BJC
Broomfield , CO

Annual Rocky Mountain Airshow
*** CAHS hosts a hangar for exhibits ***
***Volunteers are needed ***
Prime Exhibitors, 2011 Celebrity Golf Tournament, VIP’s
Corporate Chalets, organizations chalets, Concert/Fireworks,
daily morning and afternoon Air Shows: fighters, aerobatics, and specialities, Adventure Zone, Manufacturer’s Showcases, Forums and Workshops, Golf Cart Sponsors, Volunteer T-Shirt Sponsor & more added each day!
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AvAr booth at the CAHS hangar for past expeditions review and discussions.

Info: Dave Callender 303-819-3266
Website:www.cosportaviation.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2011 B-25H Barbie III Tour Stop
August 19 thru  29, 2011

Denver Jet Center - Centennial Airport ... link:
APA
Centennial , CO

Barbie III will be visiting Colorado again in its 2011 Barnstorming Tour.
Buy your ride in either a B-25H or AT-6 Texan. See website for details.

CAHS hopes to coordinate a special event day for the Society. Details will be announced here and in the CAHS Journal.

Info: Tour Coordinator 1-888-743-3311 or Mark Noah, Owner
Website:HistoryFlight.com
Email:info@HistoryFlight.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr Jimmy Camp Expediton continues (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 13, 2011
Click for images

NE side of Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO

Planned date for Jimmy Camp expedition. RSVP with Lance Barber.
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Non-AvAr folks are welcome to attend under approval by Brain Richardson AvAr Mgr.

Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

CAHS Membership Meeting and Fly-In (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
July 16, 2011

Rocky Mtn Metro Airport ... airport link:
BJC
Broomfield, CO

Annual membership meeting with special fly-in and static display of vinetage aircraft.

GUEST SPEAKER: Jeff Roy
Recipient of the Purple Heart and
President of the Colorado and Nat'l Purple Heart Assoc.

POT LUCK: Bring a covered dish.

Mark Johnson's Hanger northwest of Terminal Building.

Meeting 10am til noon.

Event 8am til 2pm

Fly in Friday afternoon and early Sat. morning till 7:30am.

More info forth coming.

Updated 7/5/2011
Info: Dan Callander or Dr. Dave Callender 303-819-3266
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

ATTENTION ===> Nominations for HOF Due (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
July 1, 2011



Denver, CO

ATTENTION !!! ATTENTION !!!
For 2011, the Board of Directors have changed this due for Hall of Fame Nominations date because of scheduling a tentative mid September Hall of Fame Banquet.

Nomination documents are due to:
Mr. Ron Newberg, CAHS Secretary

Info: Dr Dave Callender 303-819-3266 or Ron Newberg 303-690-4008
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

B-24 Jimmy Camp Site (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 25, 2011
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NE side of Colorado Springs

Coldorado Springs, CO

All available AvAr Agents AND GUESTS are requested to assist in the this years activity of finalizing the site grid survey and recovery.

Agents and guests please contact Brian for your intentions.

Info: Brian Richardson, AvAr Mgr 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber, Director 303-946-9901
Email:aviator_b@msn.com or LanceBarber@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2011 AvAr Training Class (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
May 21 thru  22, 2011
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RMMA Airport - Terminal Building
BJC
Broomfield, CO

====>> Postponed till September <<====
RMMA Airport - Terminal Building
Mt. Evans Room
Saturday: 8am - 5pm
Sunday: 8am - 4pm
Light refreshments
other info tbd
Info: Lance Barber, Director 303-946-9901 or Brain Richardson, AvAr Mgr. 970-405-5377
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
May 21, 2011

Lakewood Country Club

Lakewood, CO

Saturday • 10:00 A.M. – 12:00 P.M.

lunch can be ordered following the meeting.
Info: Dan Callender 303-273-9618 or Rob Newberg 303-690-4008
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2011 North American Aviation Archaeology Summit (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 29 thru May 1, 2011
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Nellis Air Force Base Conference Center, Nevada

Las Vegas, NV

The North American Institute of Aviation Archaeology (NAIAA) will host the 3rd annual North American Aviation Archaeology Summit.

A 2 and half day event for international participation in finalizing the organization of the world-wide Aviation Archaeology and Heritage Association.

Guest speakers from Canada and Great Britian are being contacted for this event.

Conference Registration is $58.00:
Email Brian Richardson to receive your online link to register.

Rooms available at Neillis Suites.

Info: Brian Richardson 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Fax: 303-755-0233
Website:www.northamericaninstituteofaviationarchaeology.org/
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:
Lance Barber, Public Information Release -- September 30, 2010 Preserve, protect, promote and honor our vast av...more

AvAr Jimmy Camp Expedition continues (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 2, 2011
Click for images

NE side of Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO

!! rescheduled !!
AvAr Field Agents and guests, please contact Brian Richardson or Lance Barber for your plans to attend. RSVP by 3/30. Thank you.
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Non-AvAr folks are welcome to attend under approval by Brain Richardson AvAr Mgr.

Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901 or Brian Richardson 970-405-5377
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

General Membership Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 19, 2011

RMMA Terminal Building
BJC
Broomfield , CO

Annual General Membership Meeting
Rocky Mtn Metro. Airport
Terminal Building
Mt Evan Room
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9:00-9:45am Coffee & Donuts served during pre-meeting hospitality period
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10 am Meeting begins
"State of Society" by Dr Dave Callender
Elections for 3 expiring Board positions
No proxy votes, see Special Edition Journal for explainaton
and both original and 2010 Bylaws Article II, Section 3.

Drinks and snacks served during post-meeting hospitality period

Info: Dr. Dave Callender 303-819-3266 or Ron Newberg. Sec. 303-690-4008
Fax: 303-617-9996
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr Staff Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
January 22, 2011

Longmont Library

Longmont , CO

AvAr planning session for 2011:
expeditions, classes, and summit
Info: Brian Richardson 970-405-5377
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Hall of Fame Awards and Banquet (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 23, 2010

Lakeood County Club

Lakewood, CO

Flight 2010 -- "Come Fly with Us!"
" Year of the Laureate, Past, Present and Future"
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11am til 3:30pm
~social hour
~guest speaker: Dale Bleakney, Cessna Test Pilot
~honor the 7 new inductees
~displays of our activities and programs
~silent auction
~ $40.00 per person
~ NO RESERVATIONS AT THE DOOR

at
Lakewood Country Club
6800 W 10th Ave
Lakewood, CO
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IF you plan to attend,
RSVP by October 13 AND
please contact Dody Engel, 303-755-9241

Info: Dan Callender, Banquet Chair 303-273-9618 or Dr Dave Callender, Pres. 303-819-3266
Email:dancallender@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2010 Aviation Archaeology Class (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
September 18 thru  19, 2010

Rocky Mountain Metropolitan Airport
JBC
Broomfield, CO

2 Day AvAr Class for 2010 *** CANCELED ***
RMMA Terminal Bldg, Mt Evans Room
Saturday 8am - 5pm
Sunday 8am - 2pm
$129.00 class fee
paid to NAIAA
*** CANCELED Sept. 9, 2010 ***

Info: Brian Richardson, AvAr Dir. 720-405-5377 or Larry Liebrecht 720-488-6477
Website:www.coloradoaviationarchaeology.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:
Aviation Archaeology Class 2010 Application, (Print, complete, sign check, and mail) Your Contact Information: Name ___________________________...more
Lance Barber, Colorado AvAr Program Overview AvAr is an extremely dedicated organization of aviation history en...more

AvAr Expedition to Jimmy Camp (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
September 18, 2010

NE of Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs, CO

Jimmy Camp is the site of a B-24D crash site in the 40s. This is location is being sponsored by the Colorado Springs City Park Department in a formal modern archaeology project dig. This is an on-going project for CAHS AvAr Program.
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Guests are welcome. No background is needed, nor Field Agent credentials are needed either.
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Contact Lance or Brian.
Easy access by car, and a light hike to the site. Wear good fitted hiking boots or sneakers.
Info: Brian Richardson 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Fax: 303-755-0233
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Air Show and Rocky Mtn Metro Fly In (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 28 thru  29, 2010

Rocky Mtn Metropolitian Aiport
JBC
Broomfield, CO

"50th Year of Jeffco"
Hosted by Colorado Sport Aviation, Inc. with CAHS support and Dr. Dave Callender.
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CAHS and AvAr will be in the
Rocky Mountain Flight School
11855 Airport Way, Unit C or Hangar B-4.
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B-29 Superfortress "Fifi" will be visiting, plus many many more warbirds and general aviation aircraft.
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Updated: 15 Aug 2010
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Admissions tba
Info: Dr. Dave Callender, President 303-819-3266 or Bea Wilhite 404-697-4775
Website:www.cosportaviation.org
Email:ddcallender@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board & General Membership Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 14, 2010

RMMA Terminal Bldg
BJC
Broomfield, CO

Mt Evans Room
8:30 to 9:30am Board Mtg *** UPDATED Again ***
Followed BY: Laureate Nominees and General Membership Meeting at 10am
Info: Dr. Dave Callender 303-819-3266 or Ron Newberg 303-690-4008
Email:ddcallender@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:
Lance Barber, Vision, Mission, and Values OUR VISION To be recognized as a word class aviation historical societ...more

Hall of Fame Application Deadline (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 1, 2010

by mail

Denver, CO

Application deadline for Hall of Fame nominees are due to CAHS by hand or mail. Application, supporting documentation and application fee are to be submitted as a full package. See this website, "About Us | Standing Rules | Rule 2" for the application, rules, and the process.

4/23/2010 NEW : Rules update: 2 copies submitted with $40.00 application fee.

Info: Dave Callender, President 303-279-7172 or Michael McRhodes, Vice Pres. 303-475-6980
Email:ddcallender@comcast.net and mmcrhodes@yahoo.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Platte Valley Airpark Fly-in and Open House (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 12 thru  13, 2010

Vintage Aero Flying Museum
18V
Hudson (3 miles NW) , CO

Vintage Aero Flying Museum is proud to present the Platte Valley Fly-In and Open House June 12th and 13th.

9am til 4pm

FREE Admissions

Food will be available on-site for purchase. A portion of all food/beverage purchases go toward benefiting the Vintage Aero Flying Museum.

Special welcome to all CAHS Members!

Info: Andrea Parks 303-502-5347 or Andy Parks
Website:www.layfayettefoundation.org
Email:info@vafm.org or Andy@vafm.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Journal Deadline (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 1, 2010

by mail or email

Denver, CO

CAHS Journal deadline for articles and news items.
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775
Email:Beakhanwilhite@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

North American Aviation Archaeology Summit (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 17 thru  18, 2010

Rocky Mtn Metropolitain Airport,
JBC
Denver , CO

North American Aviation Archaeology Summit
RMMA Terminal Building

4/17 Mt. Evans Room
4/18 Mt. Evans Room
... Special reception tba on 4/17

... attendees from western states and Canada will be attending.
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See website below for more details.
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Contact Brian Richardson for registration details.
Info: Brian Richardson 303-342-1156 or Matt Henserling 303-204-4705
Website:www.coloradoaviationarchaeology.org
Email:aviator_b@msn.com or mattncolorado@yahoo.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:
Lance Barber, The North American Aviation Archaeology Summit 2010 will be held at the Rocky Mountain Metropolitan ...more

General Membership and Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 28, 2010

Wings Over the Rockies Museum

Denver, CO

Lowry Room
1:00 PM
Light snacks and beverages at 12:30pm
Open Cockpit on United's DC-10 and 737 Demonstration Cockpits
Info: Dr. Dave Callender, President 303-819-3266 or Michael McRhodes, VP 303-475-6980
Email:ddcallender@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Boad Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
January 30, 2010

Rocky Mountain Metro Airport
JBC
Broomfield , CO

Board Meeting
Termial Building
Mount Evans Room
9:45am check-in
10:00am meeting begins
Info: Dr. Dave Callender 303-819-3266
Email:ddcallender@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

CAHS Traveling Exhibit at CDOT (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
November 2 thru  27, 2009

Colorado Dept of Transportation

Denver, CO

CAHS will assemble a special exhibit for this month-long show.
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Subject - tba
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A short reception is planned for the opening day, Monday, November 2, with ight refreshments.
3pm -5pm, second floor auditorium, next to elevations.
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4201 E Arkansas Ave
Second Floor show case and hallway
Open to the public 8am-5pm.
Must show id and sign in at front desk for a visitors-pass.
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:LanceBarber@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2009 Hall of Fame Banquet and Awards (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 3, 2009

Lakewood Country Club

Lakewood, CO

Annual banquet with special guest speaker to share and gather with the newly voted and previous HOF Laurates, CAHS memberships, and friends.

Guest Speaker: COL Thomas H. KIRK (USAF Ret)
Prisoner of War, Hanoi Hilton, Vietnam Conflict

Saturday, October 3, 2009

Lakewood Country Club
6800 W. Tenth Ave
Lakewood, Colorado
10:30 am - Social, Silent Auction, Exhibits
12:00 noon - Dinner, Guest Speaker, Induction

Hall of Fame Inductees
Patsy M Buchwald
David L. Ebershoff
Robert Alan Resling

Click "Website" Link below for further information and registration form to be mailed in by September 25.

Register by mail or phone only.
No on-line registration available.
$40 advance cost, $50 at door.

Info: Bea Wilhite 303-697-4775 or Joe Thibodeau 303-320-1250
Website:www.coloradoaviationhistoricalsociety.org/fso_nav_frame.asp?content=Hall_Of_Fame_Information/Banquet/2009_Reservation_Form.pdf&menuID=21~21~22
Email:beakhanwilhite@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Colorado Aviation Archaeology Training Class -- Fall 2009 (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 3 thru  4, 2009

Rocky Mtn. Metro. Airport
BJC
Broomfield, CO

CAHS AvAr Program will host its second training class for 2009.
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Class has been canceled till spring of 2010.
Dates will be announced here.
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This annual 2-day class covers in-depth information on aviation archaeology methodologies, technigues, hike and map preparations, case studies, and field work. Upon successful completion of the class and field work you will be awarded with official AvAr Field Agent credentials.
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Location: RMRA (formerly Jeffco) Airport, Terminal Bldg, Mt. Evans Room.
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Saturday and Sunday 8am til 5pm
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Lite morning and afternoon refreshments will be provided.
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Lunch will be on your own.
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Registration: SEE website beow.
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Info: Brian Richardson or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:www.coloradoaviationarchaeology.org/
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Colo. Sport Int'l Airshow/Rocky Mtn Regional Fly-In (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 22 thru  23, 2009

Rocky Mtn Metro Airport
BJC
Broomfield, CO

The Colorado Sport International Air Show is produced by Colorado Sport Aviation, Inc. and being held at a great new venue for 2009, the RMMA.
CAHS will be exhibiting at the event.
Please join us as CAHS will proudly participate at the Colorado Sport International Airshow!!
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Ticket Prices:
Children 5 and under: FREE
Children 6 to 13: $13.00
Adults 14 to 64: $15.00
Seniors (65 and older): $14.00
Active & Retired Military:
/(Must validMilitary ID- available at front gate only)/: $14.00
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*Twilight Air Show Only* - Tickets available only at the event gate,
beginning at 4:00 PM, Saturday, August 22. Those with Saturday event tickets may also attend the Twilght Air Show: $10.00
*Flight Line Chalet Ticket Pricing:*
Children 5 and under: FREE
Children 6 to 13: $30.00
Adults 14 to 64: $35.00
Advanced Tickets are available at King Soopers and TicketsWest.com
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Air Show Performers List link http://www.cosportaviation.org/perform.htm Barnstormer's Ball link http://www.cosportaviation.org/ball.htm Twilight Air Show http://www.cosportaviation.org/twilight.htm
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Info: Bea Wilhite
Website:www.cosportaviation.org/flyin.htm
Email:BeaKhanWilhite@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

General Membership Meeting and Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 8, 2009

Lowry Room, Wings Museum

Denver, CO

7711 E Academy Blvd
10:00 am till noon

Info: Bea Wilhite
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

HOF Selection Committee Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 4, 2009

CAHS Arcives Room, Wings Museum

Denver, CO

Review and selection of the 2009 inductee to the Hall of Fame. Announcement of the inductees will be done at the Annual HOF Banquet.
Info: Bea Wilhite
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Hall of Fame Application Deadline (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 1, 2009

All completed applicationsan notebooks must submitted to HOF Selections Committee on or before August 1. (Or post-marked.}
Info: Bea Wilhite
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

B-25H Barbie III Welcomes CAHS Members
June 20 thru August 16, 2009

Jet Center, Centennial Airport
APA
Englewood, CO

Warbirds Unlimited Foundation of Mesa, AZ, has had a major set-back on the B-25H rides... the left engine blew on take-off on Sat. July 18th!!! With an experience pilot as Dick Jones, he was able to keep th Mitchell on the runway to a full stop !!! All crew was safe and exited the aircraft witout a scratch. Major damage done with no more details on extend of damage or projected repairs nor date of future flyability.
Visit the website below for more details.
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Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:www.warbirdsunlimited.org
Email:LanceBarber@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

JAA Fly-In at Rocky Mtn Metro Airport (RMMA) (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 20, 2009

RMMA
BJC
Broomfield, CO

JAA's 14th Annual Fly-in and Open House with The Italians of America Car Show.
Free to the public.
$5.00 Registration Fee (6am-Noon) and Breakfast for aircraft entry.

Plenty of parking with shuttle service.
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8am til 5pm
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Info: Bea Wilhite 303-697-4775
Website:www.jeffco.us/airport/airport_T38_R71.htm
Email:BeaKhanWilhite@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2009 Blue Angels Aerial Demonstration (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 13 thru  14, 2009

Front Range Airport
FTG
Watkins, CO

************ EVENT CANCELED !! ************
CAHS will help host and participate in this fantastic event. Members and volunteers are needed to support and assist in the educational tables. Pleaase contact Bea Wilhite for your availability either or both days.
Thank you!!

More on volunteers, visit:
http://www.airshownetwork.com/home.php?name=Volunteer+Opportunities
Info: Bea Wilhite 303-697-4775
Website:www.9news.com/rss/article.aspx?storyid=107260
Email:beakhanwilhite@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr Class Field Trip (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 6, 2009



Colorado Springs, CO

The 2009 AvAr Training Class Field Trip is required to complete you training to receive your official credentials.
We will return to the B-24D crash site called "Jimmy Camp",
NE side of Colorado Springs; and easy car access.
Info: Brian Richardson or Lance Barber
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2009 Aviation Archaeology Training Class (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
May 30 thru  31, 2009

Rocky Mtn Regional Airport
BJC
Lakewood, CO

****** CLASS IS FULL AND CLOSED 5/18/09 ******
This annual 2-day class covers in-depth information on aviation archaeology methodologies, technigues, hike and map preparations, case studies, and field work. Upon successful completion of the class and field work you will be awarded with official AvAr Field Agent credentials.

Location: RMRA (formerly Jeffco) Airport, Terminal Bldg, Mt. Evans Room
Dates/Times: Saturday and Sunday, May 30 & 31, 8am to 5pm
Cost: $149.00 ($99.00 early registration til 12/31/08)
Class: beverages and light snacks, lunch on your own.
Field Exercise: Saturday, June 6, 2009, 8am-5pm
Field Location: tba in the Chatfield Reservoir region, medium to heavy hike required.

Official registration at www.coloradoaviationarchaeology.org

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Special welcome to attendees Dr. Ross from Texas and Craig Fuller from Arizona.
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Info: Brian Richardson, AvAv Mgr. 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber, Director 303-946-9901
Website:www.coloradoaviationarchaeology.org
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
May 23, 2009

Chuck Holmes Home
GXY
Greeley, CO

noon
rsvp with Ron Newberg
Info: Ron Newberg
Email:rnew3040@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board Meeting at Chuck Holmes (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
May 3, 2009

Chuck Holmes' ResidenceGreeley, CO

Board meeting to review Chuck's rare book colection and review 2009 activities and assignments.
Info: Bea Wilhite
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

General Membership and Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 29, 2009

Wings Museum

Denver , CO

Lowry Room, 1:00 PM
Special guest speaker.
2008 Hall of Fame Report.
Upcoming events.
Election of term-expired board members.
Board Meeting for election of new officers.
Proxy votes must be submitted to Ron Newberg prior to meeting.
Voting by current-paid members only.
Submit membership payments to Skip Newberg, or to verify your paid status.
Info: Bea Wilhite 303-697-4775 or Rob Newberg
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 7, 2009

Wings Museum

Denver, CO

Board Room, 1:00 PM
All committee reports must be prepared in advanced and available for distribution.
Info: Bea Wilhite 303-697-4775
Email:beakhanwilhite@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2008 Hall of Fame Banquet (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
November 1, 2008

Lakewood County Club

Lakewood, CO

hours tbd
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Membership Mtg & 4th Annual Bar-B-Q Flyin (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 16 thru  16, 2008

Vinetage Aero Flying Museum, Platte Valley Airport
18V
Hudson, CO

CAHS General Membership Meeting with Bar-B-Q lunch
* 10am meeting
* noon lunch (cost)
* aircraft on display
* aircraft fly-overs
* museum tours
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite or Marilyn Taylor (email below)
Website:www.lafayettefoundation.org
Email:info@www.lafayettefoundation.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Hall of Fame Nomination Deadline (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 1, 2008

CAHS mail box.

7711 E Academy Blvd. ,Denver, CO 80230-6929

Application available from CAHS President.
Info: Bea Wilhite CAHS President 303-341-7711
Email:beakhanwilhite@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2008 Rocky Mtn Regional Fly-In and Open House (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 7, 2008

Rocky Mtn Regional Airport
BJC
Broomfield, CO

12th Annual JAA Fly-In and RMRA Open House sponsored by CAHS and Jeffco Airport Association
* Free admission and parking
* Helicopter rides (cost)
* Food and concessions
* Booths and vendors
* Aircraft performances
** Patty Wagstaff aerobatics
** "Sentimental Journey" B-17 Flying Fortress
** F-16 Falcon and F-18 Hornet Aerial Demos
** "Martha Jean" B-25 Mitchell
** Coast Guard C-130 Aerial Demo
** MiG-17, Venom, TBM Avenger, P-51 Mustang, T-33 T-bird, and more.
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775
Website:www.flyRMMA.com
Email:beakhanwilhite@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

"Spring Flyin" and Armed Forces Day Celebration (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
May 17, 2008

Platte Valley Airport
18V
Hudson, CO

at Vinetage Aero Flying Museum
* semi-nnual fly-in / drive-in
* 8am til 3pm
* aircraft fly-overs (including new flight of a Fokker D-VII)
* museum tours
* pancake breakfast served (cost)
* lunch served (cost)
* aircraft on display

Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-536-0380 or Marilyn Taylor
Website:www.lafayettefoundation.org
Email:info@www.lafayettefoundation.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2008 AvAr Training Field Trip (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
May 3, 2008

B-24 Crash Site

Colorado Springs, CO

2008 Aviation Archaeology Training Field Trip required for AvAr Certificate. Exact location and directions will be provided in the AvAr Training Class.
Info: Brian Richardson, AvAr Dir. 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-306-1041
Website:www.coloradoaviationarchaeology.org
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2008 AvAr Training Class (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 26 thru  27, 2008

Rocky Mtn Regional Airport
JAA
Broomfield, CO

3rd Annual Aviation Archaeology Program TWO-Day Training Class held in the Mt. Evan Room of the Main Terminal
Time:
8:00am - 4:30pm, Sat.
8:00am - 4:00pm, Sun.
...
Pre-pay required
see: www.coloradoaviationarchaeology.org for application form
...
Note: See Newsletters Menu Item, and click on Aviation Archaeology
...
New BLOG: http://journals.aol.com/f110spectre/ColoradoAviationArchaeology/
Info: Brian Richardson, AvAr Dir. 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-306-1041
Website:www.coloradoaviationarchaeology.org
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2008 General Membership Meeting and Elections *** UPDATED Again!*** (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 12, 2008

UPDATED Again!! *********************** Wings Over the Rockies Museum

Denver, Colorado

2998 General Membership Meeting, and Elections of Directors and Officers.
* Lowry Room
* Begins 10:00am
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite, Pres. 303-697-4775
Email:beakhanwilhite@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Hall of Fame Banquet (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
November 3, 2007

Lakewood Country Club

Lakewood, CO

Annual banquet with special guest speaker, the legendary pilot, patriot and American hero, Bob Hoover; to share and gather with the HOF Laurates, CAHS memberships, and friends.

Lakewood Country Club
6800 W. Tenth Ave.
Lakewood, CO

HOURS:
11:00 am -- Social hour, Silent Auction, and exhibits.
12:30 pm -- Dinner and Guest Speaker

=============>> Form is available under web-menu Newsletters | Hall of Fame Banquet...

$40.00 per person
RSVP by October 29, 2007
Include your meal choice of:
1) Macadamia Nut Crusted Salmon OR
2) Tender Roast Beef OR
3) Savory Vegetarian Pasta
with your RSVP

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Mail your guest list, dinner choices, with check to:
CAHS Banquet
7711 E. Academy Blvd.
Denver CO 80230-6929
Info: Lance Barber 303-306-1041 or Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Membership Tour: R. Broome's 727 Studio (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 14, 2007

His home and studioColorado Springs, CO


Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr Traveling Exhibit (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
October 7 thru  31, 2007

Colo. Dept of Transportation

Denver, CO

2007 AvAr Traveling Exhibit
at Colo. Dept. of Transportation
4201 E. Arkansas Ave.
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Website:hometown.aol.com/f110spectre/myhomepage/CAHSarchExhibitcdot2007.html
Email:f110spectre@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Board Meeting & Lunch (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
September 22, 2007

Chuck Holmes HomeGreeley, CO

11am
Info: Bea Khan WIlhite 303-697-4775
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

2007 Platte Valley Fly-In/Drive-In (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 11, 2007

Platte Valley Airport

Hudson, CO

Doors open 8am, 10am Officers Mtg, 10:30a Fly Over event 11:30am lunch, followed by a CAHS General Membership Meeting.
Hosts: LaFayette Foundation and their Vinetage Aero Flying Museum.
Special Guests: CAHS Aviation Archaeology Unit
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775 or Andy Parks 303-668-8044
Website:www.lafayettefoundation.org
Email:info@lafayettefoundation.org
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

HOF Review Committee (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 7, 2007

Wings MuseumDenver, CO

Review all HOF applications.
1pm Wings Museum BOD Room or Archive Room.... space available.
Info: Bea Wilhite or Lance Barber
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Hall of Fame Nominations Deadline (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 1, 2007

Application with documentation and fee due to CAHS mailing address postmarked no later than August 1, 2007.
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775
Fax: 303-697-4775
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Rock Mtn Airport Open House (Jeffco Fly- In) (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 9, 2007

Jeffco Airport
BJC
Broomfield, CO

An all-day event featuring aircraft from our nation, including Colo. Air Nat'l Guard, Colorado Aviation Historical Society, Tuskgeegee Airmen, Colorado Aviation Archaeology Program, WASP, Commemorative Air Force, Frontier Airlines, and many, many more.
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775 or Lance Barber 303-306-1041
Fax: 303-697-4775
Website:www.rockymountainairportopenhouse.com
Email:beakhanwilhite@comcast.net
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

AvAr Class Field Trip (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
May 12, 2007

Colorado Springs B-24 Crash Site

Colorado Springs, CO

Required field for the 2007 May 5 & 6 Class
Info: Brian Richardson 970-405-5377
Website:www.aviationarchaeology.org
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Aviation Archaeology (AvAr) Trainig Class 2007 (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
May 5 thru  6, 2007

Jeffco AirportBroomfield, CO

CONFIRMED date for the first 2-day AvAr class for 2007 is May 5-6.
Info: Lance Barber 303-946-9901 or Brian Richardson at email below
Website:www.coloradoaviationarchaeology.org
Email:aviator_b@msn.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Membership Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
March 31, 2007

Wings Over the Rockies Air and Space Museum

Denver, CO

1pm in the Lowry Room
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775 or Lance Barber 303-306-1041
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Hall of Fame Banquet & 40th Anniversary Celebration (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
November 11, 2006

Lakewood Country Club
Jeffco
Lakewood, CO

Join us for our 40th Anniversary celebration and Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony for the 2006 Honoree. We are honored to innduct the Colorado Chapter of the Ninety-Nines, Inc.

Time:
11:00am Social, Silent Auction, and Exhibits
12:30pm Dinner and Induction Ceramony
03:00pm Dessert and Drinks
Cost:
$40.00 per person
Reservations by Nov. 1st
. . . . . . . . . . . Updated 10/18/06
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775
Email:beakhanwilhite@comcast.net
Author:Mike McRhodes
Reports:

Gen. Membership (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 12, 2006

Platte Valley AirportFt. Lupton, Co

Come fly-in or drive-to the general membership and board meet of the CAHS. The elections to the 2006 Hall of Fame will be held. Learn about the results of the first Aviation Archaeology class and field trip to be held in June.
Hosted by the Lafayette Foundation Escadrille Flying Museum.
Visit their new website: www.lafayettefoundation.org
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775 or Babette Andre 303-778-7145
Fax: 303-778-0746
Website:www.lafayettefoundation.org
Email:byandre@juno.com
Author:Babette Andre
Reports:

Aviation Archaeology Course Field Trip 1a (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 24 thru  25, 2006
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Field Trip 1A, for the Aviation Archaeology Course 1, a required trip which will consist of a short hike to a aicraft crash site to map the area, to search for parts, to identify aircraft manufacturer from the parts, and to study the basic crash site forensics. The AvAr Certificate will be present after the completion of Field Trip 1A, and the preceeding weekend 2-day AvAr Class. Day 2, Sunday, June 25, 2006 will be the optional extra Field Trip 1B to second crash site of an advanced nation.
Info: Brian Richardson 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

EAA Regional Fly-In (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 24 thru  25, 2006

Front Range Airport
KFTG
Watkins, Co

Annual EAA fly-in and mini-Oshkosh extravaganza. CAHS plans a tent and various displays. Volunteers come forward! We need you!
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775 or Babette Andre 303-778-7145
Fax: 303-778-0746
Email:byandre@juno.com
Author:Babette Andre
Reports:

Aviation Archaeology Course 1 (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 17 thru  18, 2006
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Jeffco Airport, Evans RoomBroomfield, CO

A 2-day course on the technics and research methods of searching and examining aircraft crash sites and other aviation related and historical locations in Colorado.
Info: Brian Richardson 970-405-5377 or Lance Barber 303-946-9901
Email:cba1974@aol.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Jeffco open house & fly-in (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
June 10, 2006

Jeffco Airport
KBJC
Broomfield, Co

Jeffco Open House and JAA Fly-in for aviators and the general public. Featured aircraft is the B-25 Mitchel. Planned activities featuring "Patriots and Heros", including Tuskegee Hubert L. "Hooks" Airmen, with an extensive exhibit, WASP (Women Airforce Service Pilots), and Bill Bower, Doolittle Raider #12.
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775 or Babette Andre 303-778-7145
Fax: 303-778-0746
Email:byandre@juno.com
Author:Babette Andre
Reports:

Gen. Membership
May 5, 2006

Wings Museum
Lowry
Denver, Co

General membership and board meeting.
Learn about the latest CAHS Events coming to Colorado... Aviation Archaeology... Fly-In at Platte Valley Airport. Become a member and participate in Colorado aviation history.
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775 or Babette Andre 303-778-7145
Fax: 303-778-0746
Email:byandre@juno.com
Author:Babette Andre
Reports:

AvAr SME Meeting (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
April 1, 2006
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Contact Brian or LanceLongmont, CO

Special meeting for the Subject Matter Experts - Instructors. At this meeting we will review individual presentation topics and timetables with the group to determine actual class schedules.
Time: 9am-1pm
Info: Brian Richardson or Lance Barber 303-306-1041 evenings
Email:aviator@totalia.com
Author:Lance Barber
Reports:

Annual meeting
March 25, 2006

Wings Museum
Lowry
Denver, Co

Annual membership meeting and elections. All members are encouraged to attend and VOTE!
Info: Bea Khan Wilhite 303-697-4775 or Babette Andre 303-778-7145
Email:byandre@juno.com
Author:Babette Andre
Reports:

CAHS Annual Mtg. (Colorado Aviation Historical Society event)
August 20, 2005

Platte Valley AirportFt. Lupton, Co

ANNUAL MTG.
Info: Bea Wilhite 303-697-4775
Author:Babette Andre
Reports:

Although every reasonable effort has been made to insure the accuracy of the events; no warranty of correctness is made by reason of errors or omissions.

Colorado Aviation Historical Society

7711 East Academy Blvd.
Denver, CO 80230-6929

Office: 303-341-7711